End of Support is coming for older versions of Internet Explorer

Written by Harry Eagles, Editor, TechNet UK Blog Beginning 12th January 2016, only the latest version of Internet Explorer available for a supported operating system will receive technical support and security updates. It is recommended that those running older versions of Internet Explorer upgrade to the most recent version – Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7,…


4 Ways to Test Your Website in Old Versions of IE

Twice this week I’ve been asked how you can test older versions of Internet Explorer once whilst delivering a guest lecture at Stafford University and then just a few hours later via email. Here are my thoughts.


IE9 at Work – Vote to Win £1000 of Experiences!

Some people will do anything to get Internet Explorer 9 at work! In our latest TechNet Competition we’re showcasing unique skills that people are using to convince their IT Manager that it’s the best browser for their office. Pampering, head shaving, even some questionable body painting, they’ll do anything to impress you. Visit the ‘What…


Win amazing experiences with IE9

Internet Explorer 9 – it’s blisteringly fast, elegantly designed and the securest browser yet. Now you have two ways to win by voting for your favourite IE9 videos. We’ve launched a competition to ask people what they would do to get IE9 at work and we’ll be posting the best examples of how far they’d…


Final Compatibility Event – Camwood & Browsium in London, May 3rd

On the 3rd May we’ll be running our final App Compat Session at Cote St Paul’s, London. Register now to join us for a great morning of sessions with Microsoft Gold Partner Camwood and Browsium, who you may recognise from our recent blog about the £50m savings HMRC are making on their IE6 Upgrade! We’ll…


The week that was 16th – 23rd April

It’s been a busy week here at TechNet HQ, not least for Simon May who we’re thrilled to see has got his blogging hat back on and knocked out two great articles about Consumerisation of IT (consumer devices in the workplace to the rest of us)! We also brought you some interesting little tidbits about…


Event: Learn how to overcome application compatibility issues at Madejski Stadium, Reading!

Join us in two weeks time on the 19th April at Madejski Stadium in Reading where, in conjunction with Quest Software, we’ll be discussing the various options that are available to help you overcome Web, Desktop and Server application compatibility issues. You’ve told us that compatibility issues are the biggest blocker to deploying a new…


Register Now for The App Compat Sessions

We recently held the first of our IE6 Migration Roadshow events at Old Trafford football stadium in Manchester, where attendees enjoyed a series of great presentations and demos centred around how to overcome web application compatibility issues faced by companies migrating to Windows 7. From speaking to you all at the event we established that…


Give IE6 a Red Card at Old Trafford with Microsoft, Quest & ChangeBASE

The first of our IE6 Migration Roadshow events is fast approaching! It is taking place on the 21st February at Old Trafford Football Stadium in Manchester, where we have lined up a packed few hours for you on why and how you should give IE6 the boot. Not only that, the kind people at Quest…